Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Manager
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 339 340
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 7 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.068% 0.028% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.029% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
South West median annual salary £62,500 £75,000 £48,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +54.32% -20.33%
10th Percentile £48,125 £62,500 £41,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £73,173
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9966 10467 11398
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.88% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8247 8824 9684
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the South West

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the South West.

Salary trend for Risk Manager in the South West

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in the South West

Risk Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -21 3 £70,000 -6.67%
Gloucestershire - 1 £72,000 -
Risk Manager
England

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) QiCA
2 5 (71.43%) IT Audit
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (14.29%) CISMP
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) COBIT
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) ISO 22301

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) IT Audit
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) QiCA
3 1 (14.29%) CISMP
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 22301
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley